By Cynthia Tumwine

One problem people usually face is finding nice, relaxed places to go to because Kampala is filled with so many. There is literally a restaurant and hotel at the next turn! Here is a guide of top eight spots with a scenic view of Kampala that will leave you falling more in love with Uganda and its capital specifically if you weren’t already!

Cassia Lodge
Located on Buziga Hill in the outskirts of Kampala, Cassia Lodge offers a unique and beautiful view of the city.

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Holy Crepe

Holy Crepe is a restaurant on the top of Kololo Hill that specializes in crepes on its menu. To add to its unique style the view of the restaurant is simply breathtaking!

Hotel Diplomate
Hotel Diplomate is one of the oldest hotels in Kampala, located in Muyenga, Tankhill road. You are able to see a big part of the city from the top of the hill.

Speke Apartments
These are located on Wampewo Avenue and have an interesting view of the city center. You can see the busy Kampala street and it looks amazing at night.

Golf Course Hotel

Located in the heart of the city, Golf Course Hotel has a great view of the beautifully mowed Golf course lawn.


Nawab Restaurant
Nawab Indian Restaurant on Acacia Mall rooftop provides a peaceful, calm space with the view of Kampala’s green and a few of the city’s tall buildings.

Aangan Restaurant

On Lugogo Bypass, Aangan restaurant is another nice and quiet place where the overview of the beautiful city of Kampala is in sight!

Discovering nice hangouts like this is fun and it reminds you of what a beautiful country we live in. As the long Independence weekend sets in take time to visit some of these spots.

Sir Jose

Located in Ggaba, Sir Jose Hotel has a scenic view of Lake Victoria.

Stay Adventurous!

The writer is the PR Manager at Jumia Travel Uganda